DispatchHealth Raises $330M for Hospital-at-Residence Care
DispatchHealth, a supplier of in-home medical care raises $330M led by Optum Ventures with assist from present buyers equivalent to Humana (NYSE: HUM), Oak HC/FT, Echo Well being Ventures and Questa Capital. New buyers included Adams Road Companions, the Olayan Group, Silicon Valley Financial institution, Pegasus Tech Ventures and Blue Protect of California. Sufferers and their care companions can request DispatchHealth medical care by way of cellphone, cellular app, or web site, and a medical workforce arrives inside two hours outfitted with instruments and tools wanted to carry out high-acuity medical care.
Haystack Oncology Launches with $56M for Put up-Op Most cancers Detection Tech
Haystack Oncology (“Haystack”), an oncology firm that applies the following technology of circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) detection know-how raises $56M in Sequence A financing led by Catalio Capital Administration (“Catalio”), which co-founded Haystack by means of its non-public fairness and structured fairness funding automobiles. Further buyers embrace Bruker, Actual Ventures, the enterprise arm of Actual Sciences and Alexandria Enterprise Investments. The funding will likely be used for the continued growth and deliberate 2023 commercialization of its best-in-class personalised most cancers diagnostic take a look at that may detect as few as one mutant molecule in 1,000,000 DNA molecules, positioning it as essentially the most delicate ctDNA-based MRD take a look at to be used in strong tumors.
Babylon to Present Fitbits for Eligible Members
Babylon Health will provide Fitbit units and companies to a subset of members that doesn’t presently have entry to wearables and that match well being program standards to advertise proactive administration of care and enhance accessibility by means of its digital-first providing. Eligible members in choose markets will have the ability to use Fitbit’s well being and wellness options to trace their exercise ranges, sleep patterns and extra, and might sync this information with Babylon’s app the place it will likely be obtainable to them and their care workforce.
Uber Well being Expands into Employer Market
Uber Well being introduced its plans to increase its healthcare choices into the employer market.
Edifecs Companions with Empowered-Residence to Ship Automated Prior Authorizations
Edifecs and Empowered-Home introduced a partnership to supply automated prior authorizations to medical associations, Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), Unbiased Doctor Associations (IPAs), medical teams, and residential healthcare businesses. The Edifecs prior authorization solution mixed with the medical determination assist system of affected person administration software program firm, Privis Well being, varieties the spine of Empowered-Residence’s ecosystem.
MEDITECH, SeamlessMD Collaborate on Digital Well being Integration
MEDITECH introduced that its Expanse clients in Canada can now combine straight with digital care journey platform SeamlessMD. The collaboration will allow suppliers to watch and interact their sufferers earlier than, throughout, and after hospitalization utilizing digital, evidence-informed pre-and post-care plans – equivalent to for surgical procedure, most cancers, maternity, psychological well being, and power care.
Evangelical Neighborhood Hospital Switches from Allscripts to Epic
Evangelical Community Hospital switches from Allscripts to Epic’s enterprise EHR. The Hospital will go-live on Epic on December 4, 2022. This strategic transfer by the Hospital modernizes the affected person course of making a seamless, protected, and extra constant healthcare supply system for all sufferers locally.
Cipher Pores and skin Launches Pilot Program for Tech-Enabled Bodily Remedy Rehab
Cipher Skin and Parker Health launches a brand new pilot program to assist convey tech-enabled bodily remedy to Medicare and Medicaid sufferers. With plans to pilot this system in Austin, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Kansas Metropolis, the partnership will convey Cipher Pores and skin’s wearable movement and biometric-tracking know-how to pick out orthopedic clinics that use Parker Well being’s platform. This collaboration will assist speed up bodily rehabilitation by enhancing affected person engagement and care plan completion.
Vivalink Integrates with Garmin, Different Wearables to Deal with RPM Interoperability
Vivalink is addressing these RPM interoperability challenges by saying at present that main wearables and medical-grade units are integrating with the corporate’s Biometrics Information Platform. Now, main pulse oximeters, blood glucose screens and sleep screens by firms like Garmin and Roche can be found alongside the Platform to speed up growth and deployment of novel healthcare functions and analysis.
Validic Raises $12M for Healthcare IoT Platform
Validic, a healthcare IoT platform raises $12M in funding led by Kaiser Permanente Ventures. The funding will additional Validic’s mission of enhancing the standard of life by making private well being information actionable and speed up the complete integration of private well being gadget information into the digital well being report.
ResMed Launches Sleep Platform, Primasun
ResMed and Verily, an Alphabet precision well being firm launches Primasun, an end-to-end, clinically-supported answer for addressing complicated sleep problems, The medical sleep care answer goals to cut back untreated sleep problems’ impression on power illness and other people’s lives. By means of its preventive care mannequin, Primasun works with employers and healthcare suppliers to establish populations in danger and connects sufferers to licensed sleep physicians who information them from prognosis to remedy in a matter of weeks.
Ariadne Labs Proclaims Clinton International Initiative Dedication
Ariadne Labs, a joint heart for well being methods innovation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Harvard T.H. Chan Faculty of Public Well being launches a Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Motion referred to as “Trusted, Equitable, Open Entry Humanitarian Well being Schooling.” Ariadne Labs is collaborating with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Company, Worldwide Medical Corps, and the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative. The Clinton International Initiative (CGI) convenes international and rising leaders to create and implement options to the world’s most urgent challenges.
Suki Releases Mini-Doc on Doctor Burnout Challenges and Options
Suki, a voice artificial intelligence (AI) know-how firm for healthcare, introduced the discharge of a mini-documentary that options the real-life problem of a household doctor dealing with burnout and the way a voice assistant helped alleviate the detrimental impression of administrative burden. “From Burnout to Balance” is an intimate view into Dr. Elizabeth Goff’s struggles with work-life stability and the way using a voice assistant offered the margin wanted to maintain her in follow full-time.